Brazilian Super Soccer Star
NAMED AS NEW RITMO MUNDO BRAND AMBASSADOR
Shanghai, China March 8, 2018
Soccer is the preeminent sport globally with an estimated 3.5 billion fan base. For the past year, countries have fought hard to participate at the upcoming World Cup in Russia in less than 100 days.
Ritmo Mundo is proud to announce a new partnership with global soccer icon star, Brazilian Oscar Emboaba. To celebrate the partnership with Oscar, a new special edition co-designed watch will be released. The current Shanghai SIPG Football club center back, former Chelsea star, and Brazilian national player, has been a friend of our Beverly Hills based watch brand since 2013. . This is the first co-designed watch released by Ritmo Mundo with Oscar.
The Oscar Special Edition is based on the RItmo Mundo Racer Swiss chronograph 46mm. The Shanghai red dial displays the date, constant seconds, and 30-minute and 12-hour registers. The number 8 is displayed prominently in white to represent Oscar’s jersey number with the Brazilian national team, his former team Chelsea and the current club Shanghai SIPG Football Club.
The Oscar Special Edition case back features Oscars signature and an etching of Oscar’s playing style.
Oscar, in Shanghai after scoring 5 goals in the last two matches Brazil’s shared, “Being an extremely keen watch enthusiast Ritmo Mundo is a natural choice for me and I feel so honored to partner with Ritmo Mundo as an official brand ambassador to expand the digital footprint of Ritmo Mundo globally among football fans.’
Ali Soltani, President of Ritmo Mundo said “I am very excited for today’s news. I have known Oscar since when he played for Chelsea. It’s an honor to join forces with the top player in the Chinese Football league to enter the global market with his notoriety and talent.” He continues “Global recognition for Oscar’s preeminent abilities on the pitch, and family values off the pitch are second to none. Looking forward to expanding our partnership globally”
The “Oscar” timepiece is limited to 888 pieces, available for purchase at RitmoMundo.com. Oscar fans and collectors globally from China to Brazil, England to the United States can now preorder the limited edition pieces online set to be delivered right before the opening ceremonies of the World Cup.